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this morning -- unforgettable game. >> the biggest day in sports did not disappoint. new details about why the power went out. plus what you didn't see backstage. >> hey, beyonce. breaking overnight. another tour bus tragedy. several dead. the investigation under way. charged. the man who pulled out two huge knives outside buckingham palace just merged from court. and what now? football season has ended. that withdrawal you're feeling is actually real. the medical explanation for the football fan funk.
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got your name on the introduction already. >> oh, that was good. >> welcome aboard. >> thank you. the celebrations lasted into the early morng in baltimore, after the ravens very emotional win. john harbaugh bested his brother jim by just three points. >> then there was the power outage. we begin the coverage with tahman bradley. >> reporter: super bowl xlvii lived up to the hype. led by game mvp joe flacco, they captured narrow 34-31 win over the san francisco 49ers. >> the super bowl belongs to baltimore! >> reporter: for awhile, it looked like the ravens would run away with the game. gentlemjacoby jones opened up t second half what 108-yard
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touchdown run. >> we lost power. don't know what happened. >> reporter: partial power went out. >> can everybody please back up please. >> reporter: once power was restored, the 49ers changed momentum. with less than 2:00 left, they had chance to win. it was the final game in the storied 17-year career of ray lewis. >> baltimore, we're coming home, baby! we did it. >> reporter: many, the vuper bowl is much more than just a game. >> there are two sides to go daddy. >> reporter: some tune in to see the commercials. before the opening kickoff, children from newtown, connecticut, scene of the sandy hook massacre joined jennifer hudson singing america the beautiful. at the half, beyonce was on fire. the game was seen by millions. u.s. troops in kandahar, afghanistan, took time to watch.
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it's going to be awhile before people forget the power outage in the super dome. not caused by beyonce or the hair dryers for destiny's child. officials say it was an abnormality in the power system. >> you sure not the hair dryer? you sure about that? we've confirmed that? >> reporter: that's what i heard. >> that's not going to dryist. >> tahman bradley in washington, thank you for that. keep it right here. the "gma" super bowl party continue this is morning live from new orleans. you don't want to miss it. it's coming up at 7:00 in the morning. following the developing story from southern california involving a deadly bus crash. at least eight people died when a tour bus hit a pickup truck on a remote highway about 80 miles east of l.a. dozens of people were taken to the hospital. the bus was apparently returns to tijuana from the big bear resort neeshl. the driver reportedly had
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problems with the brakes. that crash comes a day after a bus carrying 42 high school students and their chaperones hit a boston overpass. one person is in critical condition. the driver claims he was relying on gps at the time of the accident. president obama kicks off a focus on gun violence this week with a visit later this week in minnesota. he'll stop at the minneapolis police department's special operations center. it will be just four blocks from where a 5-year-old boy was shot to death in gang dispute just last summer. the president is adding his voice to the conversation about boy scouts lifting the ban on gays. they may announce a decision this week. police in turkey are questioning 11 suspects in the death of a new york woman who vanished a day before she was
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set to return home. she was in istanbul on a photography trip when she suffered a fatal blow to the head. detectives are still scouring the area where her body was dumped. >> reporter: her body was found in the trees right behind me. the police are still here. this is an isolated area. this side, a dropoff, this side, train tracks. the theory is she was killed somewhere else and brought here. >> detectives are still trying to figure out why her passport and phone were left behind in her hotel room. in lond today, a man was be in court who was causing a disturbance outside of buckingham palace. he had two knives on him. the queen was not home and the man's motive is not known. and back here, now, to washington, where the state department will officially
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welcome its new chief. john kerry took the oath of office at a private ceremony on friday with supreme court justy elena kagan presiding. former mayor ed koch will be laid to rest today in new york. former president bill clinton will deliver a speech at his service. his ceremony will end with the song "new york, new york." >> a new york legend for sure. time now for weather from across the country on this monday morning. we have snow showers in the dakot dakotas. snow wraps up from minneapolis to chicago and detroit. spreading later to the ohio valley,er in zi, and philly. showers around seattle. snow in the cascades and northern rockies. >> 40s from salt lake city to boise. 10 in the twin cities.
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20 friends omaha to detroit. 30s in the northeast. up next after the break, bad news for drivers. gas prices on the rise yet again. and the weekend death of a decorated navy s.e.a.l. putting the spot light on post dramatic stress disorder. more from super bowl xlvii. when the lights went out, advertisers got a little creative.
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welcome back, everyone. the buls are rung on wall street. this morning, the dow opens above 14,000 for the first time in more than five years. since before the financial
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crisis. that's only about 150 points from its all-time high set in october 2007. the dow is now up almost 7% since the beginning of the year. >> open those 401(k)s perhaps, folks. gasoline prices are going up. the average price is $3.51 a gallon, an increase of almost 17 cents in a week. analysts expect the rise to stop well before four bucks gallon and average well under last year's record prices. u.s. pickup truck sales are expected to soar this year, topping 1.7 million. there are lots of new models in year and an increase in new home sales. 90% of earnings for ford and two-thirds for general motors. pizza hut today introduces pizza slides. they'll be offered in box, of
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three or nine. each can have a different topping. the idea came out of pizza huts in india. the chain thinks they'll help combat the pizza fatigue that sets in in the u.s. after the super bowl. that wapts when need. more pizza in different types of ways. >> you snack a lot more healthily than i do. >> maybe some doughnuts. >> i got baby backs roasting under here. coming up next, the football fan funk. you're not alone if you're feeling nfl withdrawal this morning. and all the highlight ts from inside the super dome from our friends at espn. [ male announcer ] when you're at the corner of "i'm a new parent" and "i have no idea what i'm doing," you need a hand. well, walgreens is innovating to help.
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punxsutawney phil says there will not be six more weeks of winter. he's not always right, though. last year, he predicted more winter weather when it was actually quite warm. >> how could a cutie like that be wrong? now for a look at the morning road conditions. a wet ride around seattle. snow-covered passes in the cascades and northern rockies. snowy rods from minneapolis, chicago, cleveland, and philadelphia. a wet commute from the gulf coast to little rock and memphis. if you're flying today, a few airport delays. watch out if you're in chicago or detroit. back to the news now. a tense police standoff entering day seven in alabama. >> a weird story here. jimmy lee dykes is said to be making the child as comfortable
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as possible. allowing the police to send down cheez-its and a hot wheels car. meanwhile, funeral services were held yesterday for the bus driver he was accused of shooting. nor on the killing of a former navy s.e.a.l. the suspect is now suicide watch. here's ryan owe whens with more. >> reporter: former navy s.e.a.l. sniper chris was such a good shot, he hit a target a mile way. the 48-year-old died at place he should have felt comfortable. this gun range south of dallas. defectives say he died at the hands of a young man he was trying to counsel. officers arrested this 25-year-old former marine, eddie ray ralph after a police chase.
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they say he turned the gun on kyle and a friend, murdering them both. he knew the stress of combat as well as anyone. he served four deployment, won seven med dallas of bravery and killed more than 150 people. he was the deadliest sniper in military history. >> i love the job, the guys, the camaraderie. >> reporter: on the home front, he became a best-selling author. in his auto biography, he writes of shooting so many iraqi insurgents they nicknamed him the devil and put a bountdty on his head. so survive all of that to be killed here at home. that young marine faces two counts of capital murder, one for each of the men trying to help him heal. today, doctors plan to update the condition of the pakistani schoolgirl shot by the
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taliban after two big operations. malala yousafzai was shot of saying girls should be able to get educations. a recovery from super bowl fever. scientists say fans may suffer from an imbalance of dopamine in the brain now that the season is over. some fans may need to watch reruns of the big game to ease themselves back into normal life. if you missed any of the action last night from the super bowl, we have the lights from espn. welcome to your "sportscenter" update, i'm jorge andres. the har-bowl. jim harbaugh and the 49ers taking on john harbaugh and the baltimore ravens. the second quarter. ravens up 14-3, joe flacco,
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looking to go deep. finds jacoby jones. he had one catch in the entire game. but guess what, a 56-yard touchdown. ravens up, 21-6 at the half. opening kickoff, the second half, san francisco kicking off to baltimore. jacoby jones, well, he'll contribute on special teams. 108 yards. all the way for the touchdown. the super bowl record for the longest kick return. ravens up 28-6, all over the niners. and then -- things just got weird. a power surge in the stadium. clark griswald turning the power off. 41 minutes until the lights were back on. kaepernick to crabtree. 12 catches, 109 yards. this touchdown right here.
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niners cutting it to 28-13. fourth quarter, kaepernick, scrambling, can't find anyone. he's got legs. 15-yard touchdown run. the longest by a quarterback in super bowl history. fourth and goal, under 2:00 to go. kaepernick to crabtree. maryland, that's what they do best. they win it, 34-31. ravens second super bowl victory. well, that is your "sportscenter" update. i'm or lay andres, have a great day. >> i forgot to send my part of the light bill to new orleans this month. sorry, america. >> it will be an awkward easter iffer the harbaugh family, huh? a big old trophy in the middle. >> they've both done well. no one is starving in that family. they'll get over it. somebody had to lose. >> hard luck for the harbaughs. >> at least it was a close game. no one wanted a blowout. >> ravens, they worked hard. >> i got to honor the guys who
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won. up next, a super-sized pulse, including what you did not see from the halftime show. ooel take your backstage. and superfan, shaquille o'neal, his video from the stands that's going viral this morning. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ [ female announcer ] nothing gets you going quite like the power of quaker. today is going to be epic. quaker up. in the middle of the night it can be frustrating.
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elementary school choir, joining jennifer hudson with america the beautiful. up next, alicia keys and the longest rendition of the star spangled banner. >> i did not mind at all. beyonce's halftime performance did not disappoint. she belted out her hit songs and squeezed in a destiny's child reunion. >> for 35 seconds. she kicked them out as soon as they got on the stage. >> all the haters -- she's one of the best out there right now. and jay-z did not join his wife onstage. he was there to support her, seen here giving her a big backstage hug on this photo posted on instagram. >> that would have been cool. >> she held her own. there was someone else in the crowd clearly enjoying her
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performance. ♪ halo, halo, halo ♪ halo halo halo >> oh, shaq, you're a fool. who knew shaquille o'neal was such a big fan? he tweeted, quote, i feel your halo, beyonce was fabulous. even shaq agrees with me. appreciate it, big dog. the night's most memorable moment. several advertisers showing they can move quickly to take advantage of a situation. >> the lights and power went out in the second half. tide tweeted, we can't get your blackout, but we can get your stains out. >> and oreo says the cookie is fun to dunk in the dark. the executives were watching the game together so they could move pretty quickly.
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updating our top stories now. at least eight people were killed if a tour bous crash 80 miles east of los angeles. dozens were injured. the driver was reportedly having brake problems. the president will meet with city leaders at the minneapolis police department. and the ravens are celebrating a super bowl victory this morning. baltimore will throw them parade tomorrow. no word on what is to blame for the power outsaj. a wet day from memphis to the gulf coast. showers and mountain snow. warming up in the southwest. and finally from us this morning, the super bowl is, of course, a championship day for tv commercials. and this year, the ads were more interactive than ever before. not only did viewers get to vote
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for some favorite, in some case, they chose the actual commercial that would air, even the ending. >> every year, "usa today" runs an ad meter. this year, the big winner, the budweiser brotherhood. a tear jerker. it featured a man and a clydesdale horse. he raises it. they reunite. it's set to fleetwood mac's "landsli "landslide." >> the orunner up, the tide miracle stain commercial. the stain on the jersey turns out the look a lot like, yep, joe montana. people come from far and wide to see the stain, praying that it's a sign of a 49ers win. the spell is broken when his wife washes the jersey. >> a contrarian like most wives, she turns out the be a ravens
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fan. the tag line? no stain is sacred. >> among the favorite, mine was a doritos ad with a goat. it's about a releaseship until it goes bad. this was made and submitted by an independent producer. >> my favorite was about taco bell. a crew of senior citizens taking a dip in a strarng's pool, going club hopping, getting that toos. and on and on and on. it just gets better and better. every generation can relate to this story. >> may we all live that actively. >> let's all get a back toot too at 85. >> yeah, i'll have a new hip. that's what's making news america this morning. >> stay with us for "good morning america." have a wonderful monday, everyone.


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